Period
to 18 September 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for SharePoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint over the 6 months to 18 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SharePoint
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
18 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 139 107 171
Rank change year-on-year -32 +64 -61
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 631 137 131
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 2.45% 2.54% 1.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.44% 17.13% 11.50%
Number of salaries quoted 465 132 123
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,775 £33,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,000 £45,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +24.44% -25.00% +20.00%
75th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £73,125
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

SharePoint is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 3,839 800 1,139
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 14.91% 14.81% 14.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2,653 709 951
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £33,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £42,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,500 £53,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.61% -6.96% +9.52%
75th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £75,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £79,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

SharePoint
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing SharePoint as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

SharePoint trend for jobs with a WFH option

SharePoint
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing SharePoint.

SharePoint salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

SharePoint
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing SharePoint over the 6 months to 18 September 2021.

SharePoint salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 18 September 2021, SharePoint job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for SharePoint.

1 427 (67.67%) Microsoft
2 354 (56.10%) Microsoft 365
3 339 (53.72%) Azure
4 188 (29.79%) Social Skills
5 178 (28.21%) Active Directory
6 158 (25.04%) Windows
7 152 (24.09%) Power Platform
8 145 (22.98%) Agile Software Development
9 124 (19.65%) SQL
10 122 (19.33%) SQL Server
11 116 (18.38%) Migration
12 115 (18.23%) Windows Server
13 112 (17.75%) DevOps
14 110 (17.43%) Project Management
15 105 (16.64%) OneDrive
16 102 (16.16%) PowerApps
17 98 (15.53%) Microsoft Intune
18 97 (15.37%) .NET
19 94 (14.90%) VMware
20 93 (14.74%) PowerShell
21 92 (14.58%) Finance
22 90 (14.26%) Degree
23 88 (13.95%) JavaScript
24 86 (13.63%) Power BI
25 83 (13.15%) Project Delivery
25 83 (13.15%) Business Intelligence
26 81 (12.84%) Microsoft Office
27 79 (12.52%) Power Automate
27 79 (12.52%) Azure Active Directory
28 77 (12.20%) Management Information System

SharePoint
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 58 (9.19%) Documentum
2 41 (6.50%) CMS
3 34 (5.39%) Confluence
4 31 (4.91%) MS Exchange
5 24 (3.80%) IIS
6 15 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
7 14 (2.22%) WordPress
8 13 (2.06%) Sitecore CMS
9 11 (1.74%) Umbraco
10 8 (1.27%) Skype for Business
11 7 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.48%) Drupal
13 3 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
14 2 (0.32%) Apache
14 2 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 2 (0.32%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.32%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 81 (12.84%) Microsoft Office
2 49 (7.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (3.17%) MS Visio
4 17 (2.69%) Microsoft Project
5 14 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 8 (1.27%) Windchill
7 5 (0.79%) EngageOne
7 5 (0.79%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.32%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.32%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 43 (6.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (3.80%) TrackWise
3 14 (2.22%) SAP HR
4 11 (1.74%) Sage 200
5 10 (1.58%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.63%) SAP S/4HANA
6 4 (0.63%) Sentinel
7 2 (0.32%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.16%) Maximo
8 1 (0.16%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.16%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 354 (56.10%) Microsoft 365
2 339 (53.72%) Azure
3 152 (24.09%) Power Platform
4 105 (16.64%) OneDrive
5 102 (16.16%) PowerApps
6 79 (12.52%) Azure Active Directory
6 79 (12.52%) Power Automate
7 71 (11.25%) SaaS
8 65 (10.30%) Dynamics 365
9 57 (9.03%) Veeva
10 46 (7.29%) IaaS
11 45 (7.13%) PaaS
12 44 (6.97%) AWS
13 34 (5.39%) Azure Logic Apps
14 25 (3.96%) Mimecast
15 20 (3.17%) Serverless
16 19 (3.01%) Yammer
17 17 (2.69%) Azure Functions
18 12 (1.90%) GCP
18 12 (1.90%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 62 (9.83%) Firewall
2 58 (9.19%) DNS
3 50 (7.92%) DHCP
4 38 (6.02%) VPN
5 35 (5.55%) VLAN
6 27 (4.28%) TCP/IP
7 20 (3.17%) WAN
8 19 (3.01%) LAN
9 17 (2.69%) Wi-Fi
10 15 (2.38%) VoIP
11 14 (2.22%) Intranet
12 13 (2.06%) HTTP
12 13 (2.06%) Remote Desktop
12 13 (2.06%) SSL
13 12 (1.90%) SAN
14 11 (1.74%) IPsec
14 11 (1.74%) Skype
15 9 (1.43%) MPLS
16 5 (0.79%) NetScaler
17 4 (0.63%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (19.33%) SQL Server
2 86 (13.63%) Power BI
3 19 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (2.54%) SQL Server 2016
5 15 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
6 14 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (2.06%) Azure SQL Database
8 12 (1.90%) SQL Server 2019
9 11 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (1.27%) Data Lake
11 7 (1.11%) MySQL
12 6 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (0.79%) Adabas
13 5 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
13 5 (0.79%) Relational Database
13 5 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 4 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (0.63%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 41 (6.50%) JIRA
2 31 (4.91%) Visual Studio
3 27 (4.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (3.96%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.11%) GitLab
6 3 (0.48%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.32%) NUnit
7 2 (0.32%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.16%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.16%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.16%) Postman
8 1 (0.16%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.16%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.16%) Subversion
8 1 (0.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 188 (29.79%) Social Skills
2 92 (14.58%) Finance
3 59 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (7.77%) Pharmaceutical
5 37 (5.86%) Public Sector
5 37 (5.86%) Retail
6 33 (5.23%) Organisational Skills
7 28 (4.44%) Legal
8 27 (4.28%) Publishing
9 22 (3.49%) Law
10 18 (2.85%) Marketing
11 17 (2.69%) Manufacturing
12 15 (2.38%) French Language
12 15 (2.38%) German Language
12 15 (2.38%) Presentation Skills
12 15 (2.38%) Spanish Language
12 15 (2.38%) Telecoms
13 13 (2.06%) Banking
14 11 (1.74%) Italian Language
15 10 (1.58%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 125 (19.81%) Developer
2 105 (16.64%) Consultant
3 67 (10.62%) Analyst
4 48 (7.61%) Architect
5 43 (6.81%) SharePoint Developer
6 39 (6.18%) .NET Developer
7 35 (5.55%) Implementation Consultant
8 34 (5.39%) Project Manager
9 31 (4.91%) Microsoft 365 Consultant
10 29 (4.60%) C# Developer
11 28 (4.44%) C# .NET Developer
11 28 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 23 (3.65%) IT Manager
13 22 (3.49%) Microsoft 365 Architect
13 22 (3.49%) Senior Consultant
13 22 (3.49%) Support Engineer
14 21 (3.33%) Azure Engineer
15 20 (3.17%) Senior Manager
16 19 (3.01%) Microsoft Developer
16 19 (3.01%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (15.37%) .NET
2 61 (9.67%) HTML
3 46 (7.29%) React
4 43 (6.81%) CSS
5 39 (6.18%) jQuery
5 39 (6.18%) Web Services
6 35 (5.55%) ASP.NET
7 29 (4.60%) .NET Framework
8 25 (3.96%) REST
9 22 (3.49%) ASP.NET Web API
10 18 (2.85%) JSON
11 16 (2.54%) HTML5
12 15 (2.38%) .NET Core
12 15 (2.38%) RESTful
12 15 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (2.06%) Kafka
14 11 (1.74%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (1.58%) CSS3
16 9 (1.43%) HTML5 Canvas
17 8 (1.27%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 77 (12.20%) Management Information System
2 62 (9.83%) Life Science
3 40 (6.34%) Self-Motivation
4 34 (5.39%) Data Centre
5 22 (3.49%) User Experience
6 17 (2.69%) Public Cloud
7 16 (2.54%) Cloud Native
7 16 (2.54%) Pharmacovigilance
8 13 (2.06%) Hybrid Cloud
9 11 (1.74%) Biotechnology
10 10 (1.58%) Greenfield Project
11 9 (1.43%) Private Cloud
12 7 (1.11%) Virtual Team
13 6 (0.95%) Clustering
13 6 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
14 5 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
14 5 (0.79%) FMCG
14 5 (0.79%) Learning Management System
15 4 (0.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 158 (25.04%) Windows
2 115 (18.23%) Windows Server
3 74 (11.73%) Windows 10
4 38 (6.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (5.86%) Windows Server 2019
6 27 (4.28%) Android
7 23 (3.65%) Windows Server 2016
8 19 (3.01%) Apple iOS
9 18 (2.85%) Linux
10 10 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (1.43%) Mac OS
12 7 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.48%) CentOS
13 3 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.48%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.32%) HPUX
14 2 (0.32%) SUSE
15 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.16%) Unix
15 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (22.98%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (18.38%) Migration
3 112 (17.75%) DevOps
4 110 (17.43%) Project Management
5 83 (13.15%) Business Intelligence
5 83 (13.15%) Project Delivery
6 76 (12.04%) Presales
7 72 (11.41%) Mentoring
7 72 (11.41%) Service Delivery
8 70 (11.09%) Problem-Solving
9 64 (10.14%) Content Management
10 61 (9.67%) CRM
11 58 (9.19%) ITIL
11 58 (9.19%) Scrum
12 49 (7.77%) Computer Science
13 48 (7.61%) Document Management
14 46 (7.29%) Change Management
15 44 (6.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 42 (6.66%) PRINCE2
17 37 (5.86%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 124 (19.65%) SQL
2 93 (14.74%) PowerShell
3 88 (13.95%) JavaScript
4 76 (12.04%) C#
5 24 (3.80%) Java
5 24 (3.80%) TypeScript
6 16 (2.54%) Python
7 12 (1.90%) VB.NET
8 5 (0.79%) C
8 5 (0.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 5 (0.79%) Natural
9 3 (0.48%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.48%) X++
10 2 (0.32%) DataFlex
10 2 (0.32%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 2 (0.32%) VB
10 2 (0.32%) VBScript
11 1 (0.16%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.16%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 90 (14.26%) Degree
2 66 (10.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (5.23%) Security Cleared
4 26 (4.12%) SC Cleared
5 23 (3.65%) PMI Certification
5 23 (3.65%) PMP
6 19 (3.01%) CCNA
6 19 (3.01%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (3.01%) Computer Science Degree
7 16 (2.54%) MCSE
8 14 (2.22%) CIPD
9 9 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (1.11%) ACCA
11 5 (0.79%) Numerate Degree
11 5 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (0.63%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.63%) MCP
12 4 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (0.63%) VCP6
13 3 (0.48%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.49%) QA
1 22 (3.49%) SLA
2 18 (2.85%) PMO
3 12 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.27%) ISO 13485
5 7 (1.11%) GDPR
5 7 (1.11%) P3O
6 6 (0.95%) Cyber Essentials
6 6 (0.95%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 4 (0.63%) Good Clinical Practice
8 3 (0.48%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.32%) CDISC
9 2 (0.32%) GxP
10 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.16%) NCSC
10 1 (0.16%) PMBOK
System Software
1 178 (28.21%) Active Directory
2 77 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (8.40%) Hyper-V
4 21 (3.33%) Virtual Desktop
4 21 (3.33%) vSphere
5 14 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (1.58%) BitLocker
7 6 (0.95%) XenDesktop
8 5 (0.79%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 4 (0.63%) XenApp
10 3 (0.48%) vCloud
11 2 (0.32%) Docker
11 2 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.16%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 98 (15.53%) Microsoft Intune
2 46 (7.29%) SCCM
3 19 (3.01%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 18 (2.85%) WSUS
5 9 (1.43%) Kubernetes
6 8 (1.27%) AirWatch
6 8 (1.27%) Single Sign-On
6 8 (1.27%) vCenter Server
7 7 (1.11%) Jamf Pro
8 5 (0.79%) Cisco Prime
9 4 (0.63%) Ansible
10 3 (0.48%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (0.32%) Terraform
12 1 (0.16%) Backup Exec
12 1 (0.16%) BladeLogic
12 1 (0.16%) FortiGate
12 1 (0.16%) Nagios
12 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.16%) Puppet
12 1 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 427 (67.67%) Microsoft
2 94 (14.90%) VMware
3 45 (7.13%) SAP
4 36 (5.71%) OpenText
4 36 (5.71%) Oracle
5 31 (4.91%) Salesforce.com
6 29 (4.60%) Cisco
7 28 (4.44%) Sophos
8 21 (3.33%) Sitecore
9 15 (2.38%) Apple
10 13 (2.06%) Nintex
11 12 (1.90%) Citrix
12 11 (1.74%) HP
12 11 (1.74%) Palo Alto
12 11 (1.74%) Sage
12 11 (1.74%) Workday
13 10 (1.58%) Google
13 10 (1.58%) Remedy
14 9 (1.43%) Ruckus Wireless
15 8 (1.27%) Nimble Storage